Issue Eight


Film School in 93 Minutes
Woody Allen’s Annie Hall


Domo Arigato, Motherfuckers!
How Styx Made a Rock Geek out of Me


My Favorite Flag
A Hitler Youth


Old Heroes and Aging Icons
The Action Star in His Sunset Years


Let It Slide
My Trombone Years


Jake in a Box
Thackray Reconsidered


I Wanna Be Your Joyce Davenport
Hill Street Blues Roll Call


The Spirit of Radio: WNEW and Me
With Apologies to Geddy Lee and No Apologies to Anyone Else


An Elegant Trap
Stanley Kubrick’s A Clockwork Orange


The Old Unreliable
A Kindly Contemplation of P.G. Wodehouse


Still Not Ready for Prime Time
Saturday Night’s Early Years


Waiting for Someone or Something to Show You the Way
How a quinseptuagenuple-platinum art-rock band helped turn me on to the funk


The Counterweight
Thomas Pynchon’s Rebel Lit Rethought


Rogue Islands
How I Broke My Brain at an Early Age


Back to the Basics
Danville Days


Evolution of a Cinephile
My Movie Life